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Faculty and Staff Listing

Philosophy Faculty

Todd Grantham, Professor and Chair
Todd Grantham

Office: 14 Glebe, Room 202
Phone: 843.953.8011
Email: granthamt@cofc.edu
Interests: Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Biology, and Epistemology. Profile

 

Jennifer Baker, Associate Professor
Jennifer Baker Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 103
Phone: 843.953.7272
Email: bakerja@cofc.edu
Interests: Virtue Ethics, Political theory, Environmental and Business Ethics, Bioethics, and American philosophy. Profile

 

Deborah Boyle, Professor
Deborah Boyle Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 200
Phone: 843.953.7810
Email: boyled@cofc.edu
Interests: History of Modern Philosophy, 17th-century Women Philosophers, Mary Astell, Anne Conway, and Margaret Cavendish. Profile

 

Scott Clifton, Visiting Assistant Professor
Scott Clifton Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 102
Phone: 843.953.1719
Email: cliftonss@cofc.edu
Interests: Ethics, Aesthetics, Moral Psychology. Profile

 

Christian Coseru, Associate Professor
Christian Coseru Office: 4B Glebe, Room 205
Phone: 843.953.1935
Email: coseruc@cofc.edu
Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Phenomenology, Epistemology, Indian and Buddhist Philosophy, Hellenistic Philosophy. Profile

 

Ned Hettinger, Professor
Ned Hettinger Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 201
Phone: 843.953.5786
Email: hettingern@cofc.edu
Interests: Environmental Philosophy, Aesthetics, Business Ethics. Profile

 

Sheridan Hough, Professor
Sheridan Hough Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 301
Phone: 843.953.5681
Email: houghs@cofc.edu
Interests: 19th and 20th-century Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Literature, Feminist Philosophy. Profile

 

Kate Kenney-Newhard, Administrative Assistant
Kate Kenny_Newhard Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 101
Phone: 843.953.5687
Email: kenneynewhardk@cofc.edu

 

Larry Krasnoff, Professor
Larry Krasnoff Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 300
Phone: 843.953.4987
Email: krasnoff@cofc.edu
Interests: Moral and Political Philosophy, Kant and Hegel. Profile

 

Glenn Lesses, Professor
Glenn Lesses Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 302
Phone: 843.953.8061
Email:  lessesg@cofc.edu
Interests: History of Ancient Greek Philosophy, especially Socrates, Plato, and Hellenistic Philosophy, Stoic Moral Theory. Profile

 

Thomas Nadelhoffer, Assistant Professor
Thomas Nadelhoffer Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 301
Phone: 843.953.3012
Email: nadelhofferta@cofc.edu
Interests: Moral Psychology, Free Will, Punishment Theory, and Neurolaw. Profile

 

Jonathan Neufeld, Assistant Professor
Jonathan Neufeld Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 302
Phone: 843.953.3961
Email: neufeldja@cofc.edu
Interests: Philosophy and Music, Aesthetics, Political Philosophy, and Philosophy of Law. Profile

 

Richard Nunan, Professor
Richard Nunan Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 201
Phone: 843.953.6522
Email: nunanr@cofc.edu
Interests: Political Philosophy, Gender Studies, Philosophy & Film, Philosophy of Science, and History of Philosophy. Profile

 

Marty Perlmutter, Professor and and Director of Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program
Marty Perlmutter Office: 96 Wentworth Street
Phone: 843.953.7625
Email: perlmutterm@cofc.edu
Interests: History of Jewish Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion. Profile

 

Hugh Wilder, Emeritus Professor
Hugh Wilder Phone: 843.953.5687
Email: wilderh@cofc.edu
Interests: Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language, Aestetics, Philosophy of Sport.

 

Affiliated Faculty

Affiliated faculty hold appointments in other departments but are closely connected to this department through their teaching or research interests.  While many faculty around the College have philosophical interests, these faculty are particularly interested in helping students connect philosophy to other disciplines.

Claire Curtis, Associate Professor
Claire Curtis Office: 114 Wentworth Street, Room 206
Phone: 843.953.6510
Email: curtisc@cofc.edu
Interests: Utopia and dystopia, and the intersections between political philosophy and fiction. Profile

 

Ben Fraser, Assistant Professor
Ben Fraser Office: 138 JC Long
Phone: 843.953.6351
Email: fraserbr@cofc.edu
Interests: Intersections between Philosophy, Geography and Literary Studies. Profile

 

Jen Wright, Assistant Professor
Jen Wright Office: 65 Coming St., Office 104
Phone: 843.953.8196
Email: wrightjj1@cofc.edu
Interests: Developmental Psychology, Advanced Child & Adolescent, Happiness, Psychology of Violence. Profile